Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Melon Shaped Bottle

Date:
7th–4th century B.C.
Geography:
Peru
Culture:
Paracas
Medium:
Ceramic
Dimensions:
Overall: 4 3/4 in. (12.07 cm) Other: 4 in. (10.16 cm)
Classification:
Ceramics-Containers
Credit Line:
Gift of Nathan Cummings, 1963
Accession Number:
63.232.41
Not on view
Nathan Cummings, Chicago, until 1963

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